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THE STORY OF THE FILES: A REVIEW OF CALIFORNIA WRITERS AND LITERATURE Ella Sterling Cummins 1893 Hardcover in Slipcase Very Good
By Cummins, Ella Sterling
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California, World's Fair Commission of California, 1893, 1st edition.  460 pp, b/w portraits, 6 pp unnumbered ads, patterned end papers. Tan hardcover with very worn cover and chipped spine, interior is fine and slipcase is fine. Very Good. 

"Aside from its extreme textual value and interest, this book has become a collector's item. Nowhere else can be found the wealth of material on the early writers and their literature that is given in The Story of the Files. There is more than a hundred portraits of California authors of note, and sketches from many of their writings. Also found in this book, are histories of the famous early magazines and newspapers of San Francisco." [Zamarano Eighty # 24]

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